Each Sunday in December we will be sharing a new amazing aspect about our saviour by looking at the ‘I am’s’.
Friday 8th December – Pre-School Nativity Service
Sunday 10th December – Traditional Candlelit Carol Service – 6pm and 8pm – with Cockfosters Community Chorus and Orchestra.
Wednesday 13th December – The House Café Christmas Lunch – 12:30pm for 1:00pm. 3 course lunch, £12.95.
Book in advance in The House Café or contact Beccy Ratcliff on 07590 271862.
Thursday 14th December – Lunchtime Carol Service – 1:00-1:50. Christ Church House. Free lunch provided.
Sunday 17th December – 10:30 – Carol service for all ages. 6:00 – Jazz Carols
Monday 18th December – Playhouse Carol Service – 1:30-3:00 – Main church building. Playhouse is our play group for toddlers aged 0-5 years and their carers. There will be an age appropriate carol service followed by festive refreshments. Newcomers very welcome.
Christmas Eve – 4.00pm – Children’s Candlelit Carol Service. Come dressed as a shepherd, a wise man or an angel to share in the engaging re-telling of Christmas story. 11:00pm – Traditional Communion Service.
Christmas Day – 10:30am – Christmas celebration for all ages.
Connect Course – Life Explored – Dates for the next course will be announced soon. Seven sessions exposing the little gods that promise us so much happiness, yet deliver so little. Life Explored shows how our deepest desires for happiness can only be satisfied in one person, Jesus Christ. The best gift God can give us is himself. Further information from the Resources Table or a member of the clergy. If you would like to attend please contact the James in the Office.
Welcome Course – If you have recently started coming along to Christ Church then why not come along to our Welcome Course on Tuesday mornings or Wednesday evenings ~ The next course will be announced here. The course is an ideal opportunity for those who want to get to know Christ Church and each other better. Courses run termly in our House Café. If you would like to attend, please contact the church office for more information.
Save the Date – Saturday 3rd March 2018 – Christ Church Day Away at Oak Hill College . Further details will follow nearer the time but put it in your diary now! There will be teaching and activities for all ages.
If you would like more information about any of the above services or events, please contact the Office
Sparkford 2 – 2018 Booking – Each year we encourage young people (14-18s) from Christ Church to join with many others in a week of activities, fun, friendships and excellent bible teaching. Next year this will be from 5th August 2018 – 13th August 2018. Several churches including ours have been given a chance for early booking opening on 2nd January and closing at midday on 8th January. After this no more places will be reserved.
There are two ways to sign up (on both make sure you specify that you’re from Christ Church, Cockfosters):
1. Via the website when the bookings open on the 2nd January
2. By post using an application form which can be obtained from Jon Featherstone.